Data on compulsory afforestation

Environment, Forest and Climate Change

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT, FOREST AND CLIMATE CHANGE RAJYA SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. *232 TO BE ANSWERED ON 16.03.2020 Data on compulsory afforestation *232. DR. AMAR PATNAIK: Will the Minister of ENVIRONMENT, FOREST AND CLIMATE CHANGE be pleased to state: (a) The details of areas where Government has undertaken compulsory afforestation during the last three years; (b) The details of measures taken by Government to monitor the development of these forests; and (c) The details of measures taken by Government to tackle the lack of sustainability of such artificial forests as compared to natural ones? ANSWER MINISTER FOR ENVIRONMENT, FOREST AND CLIMATE CHANGE (SHRI PRAKASH JAVADEKAR) (a) to (c) A statement is laid on the Table of the House